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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The location of the hotel is wonderful on a beautiful part of the beach. We had one of the higher bungalows and it was beautifully decorated, it was nice hearing the waves crashing at night very relaxing. Enjoyed sitting in the restaurant watching the world go by. The food was good for breakfast and lunch but had dinner that was...

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Thunder Bay, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have eaten here many times. Food is superb. From apps to pizza, pasta and seafood dishes all are excellent and the setting is incredible on the beach within metres of the waves crashing! Two consecutive Valentines days, my girlfriend and I had very special meals there... can't beat the food or the ambience!!

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

One of the best places to stay in Zipolite bay. Is the best boutique hotel in this beach. If you want to stay here, you have to arrange reservations several months before. I recommend you the rooms with beach view. The little details of each room make the difference between this and the others. They have one of the best...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I really shouldn't write this review ... and rather keep this place a secret ... all to myself. But, when a good thing is really a good thing, one should share with others. I've been going to El Alquimista and the gem of Zipolite since 2010 and I've got to say that this place it pure paradise. Whether you get...

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This was our second time at the hotel and we love it. We went with a group of friends and had a great time. We stayed at a suite that has a big balcony with a large sofa and hammock. You could see the ocean and jungle. The a/c was a plus. It came with a small fridge. The entire...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2016

My husband and I spent 10 wonderful days in one of the basic, beach front cabanas at El Alquimista. The bed was rather small but comfortable nonetheless and the pillows seemed to be good quality. We really enjoyed our shaded patio area with its lovely hammock and comfortable lounge chairs. The hotel is in a beautiful, sheltered area at the...

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Reviewed 7 November 2016

Loved everything about it. Staff, location, the town, the vibe. I would love to go back! One big but, the hotel doesn't have many beach beds and like any other hotel they are first come first served. The problem is that the hotel is very popular even among locals and they like to come in in groups and they take...

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 1 November 2016

It was a spur of the moment trip and well worth it. We stayed in number 9, at the top. We did not have a beach view but could hear the waves thrashing on the rock formations. The room was very private with an outdoor shower. We also had our private terrace and garden with a sofa and hammock ....

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Love the hotel and location. The staff was also great and always helpful. One big problem, there are not enough beach beds. Its a popular spot even among locals. Locals like to come in groups and take 3-4 beds at a time. Even tho they consume drinks and food from the restaurant the hotel needs to figure out a better...

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Nelson, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

For me the beach cabins were a treat. I had No 3 which is set back from the beach and surrounded by greenery. You still get a beach view between cabins 1 and 2. Restaurant is ok. On the expensive side for the area but still cheap. Easy to walk along the beach to cheaper places. Setting is just amazing....

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel and restaurant in Zipolite, Mexico Located in the Oaxacan coast, on the Pacific, 5 minutes from Puerto Angel. Zipolite offers the ideal vacation for the single traveler. In the far north end of the beach, they are the restaurant and cabins The Alchemist. The restaurant has an excellent international food and breakfast, lunch and dinner under the stars in their prime location on the sea is served. The cabins are regarded as the best accommodation on the beach be located a few steps from the sea and finishes and top quality design. The pool is available to guests except for children under 15 years, as it is in the area of the spa and yoga center, making an environment of relaxation and tranquility is maintained. No alcoholic beverages are allowed in the pool area ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Alquimista Yoga & Spa

Address: Domicilio Conocido S/N | Fin de Playa, Zipolite 70904, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Southern Mexico > Oaxaca > Zipolite
Price Range: $68 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Alquimista Yoga & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Cabanas El Alquimista Hotel Oaxaca
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“The rooms at the top of the building or hill have the best view and amenities.”
 of 5 bubbles Nuncamuereltoro, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get the suites, they come with a/c and great balcony.”
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“It's a rustic boutique hotel, don't expect it to match a Four Seasons or W Hotel.”
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